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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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Caledonian Clinic Ltd

Our regular hours of operation are: 8:30 am – 5 pm Monday to Friday
Walk-in hours are: Monday – Friday 5pm – 7pm, Saturday and Sunday 9 am – 1pm (Brickyard location closed on Stat holidays)

Wound Care Clinic: Consults: Wednesdays, 9:00 am - 2:00pm; Ongoing wound care visits, 5 days per weekmore info

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, Nanaimo, BC
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Calvori Hearing Ltd.

We offer products and services related to hearing impairment such as: hearing testing, hearing aids, amplified telephones, television headphones, hearing protection (including industrial plugs, sleeper plugs, and musician plugs), and various products related to hearing aids.more info

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110-2124 Bowen RD.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1H7
Phone: (250) 760-0749
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Clinical Headings: Ear, Nose & Throat
Community Headings: MSP

Camp Goodtimes

Camp Goodtimes provides a safety-focused, medically supervised, fun and recreational experience for children and teens affected by cancer and their families.more info

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Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Local: (604) 675-7141
Toll-Free: 1-800-663-2524 ext. 7141
Fax: (604) 675-7124
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Campbell & Fairweather Psycology Group

Campbell & Fairweather Psychology Group is a private psychology practice dedicated to providing the highest quality clinical services to the Nanaimo and surrounding Island community. As one of the largest psychological health care providers on Vancouver Island, Campbell & Fairweather is a broad range full-service facility that aims to respond to client needs in a timely and exemplary manner.more info

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201 – 6543 Portsmouth Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1A3
Phone: (250) 933-4884
Fax: (250) 933-4885
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Clinical Headings: Counselling

Canada Diagnostic Centre CT & MRI

Canada Diagnostic Vancouver No-Wait Private Medical Imaging has been providing MRI, CT and Ultrasound scans in Vancouver since 1999. We’re pleased to also offer a variety of pain management services. Whether you are concerned about back pain, your knee, or a shoulder injury, we can provide quick access to the right scan for you. more info

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136 – 555 W 12th Ave City Square Shopping Centre
, Vancouver, BC, 10019
Toll-free: 1-877-709-8522
Phone: 1(604) 709-8522
Fax: (604) 709-6112
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Clinical Headings: Imaging and Diagnostics

Canada Revenue Agency - Income Tax

Information, services, and applications that help promote compliance with Canada's tax and regulations, including forms, publications, and guides.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Toll-free: 1-800-959-8281
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Topics: Legal

Canadian Cadet Organization

It is a national program for young Canadians aged 12 to 18 who are interested in participating in a variety of fun, challenging and rewarding activities while learning about the Sea , Army and Air activities of the Canadian Armed Forces.more info

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Web Links Website
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Topics: Youth
Community Headings: Child Development

Canadian Cancer Society

Get trusted cancer information, locate community services, find help with travel & accommodations, borrow wigs & prosthesis, talk to someone who’s been there, adjust to life after treatment.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC and Yukon Division
777E Poplar Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2H7
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Unit Office: (205) 741-8180
Fax: 1(250) 382-8130
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Clinical Headings: NRGH, Oncology
Community Headings: Education

Canadian Diabetes Association

Supports people affected by diabetes by providing information, support and referrals if required. Information line 1-800-226-8464.more info

Address / Contact Info
1 - 4166 Departure Bay Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 4B7
Phone: (250) 729-3824
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Counselling, Nutrition, Wound Care
Community Headings: Education

Canadian Mental Health Association

Dedicated to the promotion and improvement of mental health and quality of life in the community, through effective services, advocacy, awareness and education, resource generation and partnerships.more info

Address / Contact Info
126 Haliburton Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4V8
Phone: (250) 244-4042
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